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Accession Number PB2013-103009
Title Diseases of the Gypsy Moth: How They Help to Regulate Populations. Gypsy Moth Handbook.
Publication Date 1979
Media Count 15p
Personal Author J. D. Podgwaite
Abstract In the Northeastern United States, the gypsy moth is subject to a variety of naturally occurring diseases of two typesinfectious and noninfectious. Infectious diseases are the most easily recognized and are caused by several kinds of bacteria and fungi as ...
Keywords Bacteria
Gypsy moth
Infectious disease
Insect control
Noninfectious disease
Nucleopolyhedrosis Virus(NPV)
Pest control
Polyhedral Inclusion Bodies(PIBs)

Source Agency Forest Service Engineering Staff Washington DC
NTIS Subject Category 48D - Forestry
57P - Pest Control
57Z - Zoology
Corporate Author Forest Service, Portland, OR. Combined Forest Pest Research and Development Program.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Agriculture handbook.
NTIS Issue Number 1306
Contract Number N/A

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